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Airbnb ruling a big mistake

Staff

October 26, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The New Orleans City Council finally voted on the long-delayed bill dealing with short-term rentals on Thursday, Oct. 21. Widely considered to be a landmark decision, the council decided short-term rentals could continue in the...

Living a healthy lifestyle as a college student isn’t easy

Staff

September 28, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Getting through college isn’t easy. Ask any college student who has been in school for more than a year, and he or she can probably tell you a crazy story regarding some heroic, academic demonstration of willpower - some tall tale t...

Living as a local in a tourist city can be challenging

Staff

September 21, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Living in New Orleans is a unique experience. Multiple celebrities, including Amy Schumer and Brad Pitt, claim New Orleans as their favorite city. At any given time, however, these tourists make up a huge portion of the city...

It’s getting harder and harder to impress Americans

Staff

September 14, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

This week’s trending media stories focused on Apple’s latest technological releases. These yearly conventions usually have Americans in a frenzy, and while this one was no different, sometimes those of us in a first-world co...

Where do we draw the line?

Staff, Staff

September 6, 2016

Filed under Editorial

Early on, we’re warned of the big red line that defines the crossing point between consensual and nonconsensual sex. We know that crossing this line is bad, and with it comes consequences: both legal and moral. We know that i...

NOLA pot ordinance pointless

Driftwood, Staff

August 23, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Our government is good at giving its citizens the run-around while simultaneously letting the American people believe it is working toward progress, and nothing proves this more than New Orleans’ recent marijuana ordinance. ...

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